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A 21-year-old female asked:

Are epsom salt baths better than a regular bath for bartholin cysts?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Not likely: A bath of any kind may be soothing but neither a regular bath or salt bath is likely to solve the problem of a Bartholin cyst. If the cyst is bothersome it can be drained by your doctor. If the cyst has become infected and is now an abscess then prompt treatment is warranted

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Last updated Sep 15, 2020

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